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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To pronounce in an unclear way. Also: An insulting remark.

Usage examples (5)
  • After the accident, it was difficult for the driver to speak and not slur his words.
  • Country people have not yet got into the habit which may be called slur-reading.
  • British PM's aide quits in 'slur' e-mails row (source: CNN)
  • "Well, Chloe, you will have to tell me what preaching 'slur' means." for more
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